Authors' reply to Oussedik and colleagues
Costa, Matthew L. (2012) Authors' reply to Oussedik and colleagues. BMJ, Vol.344 (No.1). e3672-e3672. ISSN 0959-535XFull text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e3672
Oussedik and colleagues make some interesting points about our trial and the place of hip resurfacing in treating patients with severe arthritis.1
The trial involved many surgeons using several different approaches and implants. This was a deliberate policy: a “pragmatic” trial reflects the variety of surgeons, approaches, and implants encountered across the NHS.
Radiographic outcomes and data on metal ions are important factors related …
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Health Sciences
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Health Sciences > Clinical Trials Unit
|Journal or Publication Title:||BMJ|
|Publisher:||BMJ Publishing Group Ltd.|
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